Monsanto to spend $100 mln over 10 years breeding W. Canada corn

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, June 24 Mon Jun 24, 2013 9:02am EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, June 24 (Reuters) - Seed developer Monsanto Co said on Monday it will spend $100 million over the next 10 years on breeding corn for Western Canada, a fertile region that produces big harvests of spring wheat and canola.

Monsanto said its corn project will focus on producing corn that matures earlier than current varieties, making it a seeding option for an area of Western Canada spanning 26 million acres.

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Comments (5)
worldpeaceyes wrote:
More of their poisons for mankind. Shame on you Monsanto!

Jun 24, 2013 9:33am EDT  --  Report as abuse
pebear wrote:
More crappy roundup corn this time for western Canada. Hey neighbors in CA just say No to Monsanto.

Jun 24, 2013 10:10am EDT  --  Report as abuse
dlbnext wrote:
More GMO food to destroy and get rid of humans.

Jun 24, 2013 10:16am EDT  --  Report as abuse
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